Monthly Updates

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April 2022

The call and repo rates moved up by 700 bps in April and remained at the new upper bound of 14.5%. The call market volumes ...
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March 2022

The call and repo rates moved up in March following a 100-bps increase, and remained marginally under the new upper bound ...
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February 2022

The call and repo rates continued to hover marginally below the newly increased upper bound of the policy corridor. The call market ...
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January 2022

January saw further monetary tightening by the Central Bank as they increased the SDF and SLF rates by 50 bps. The Central Bank stated ...
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December 2021

The call and repo rates continued to hover marginally below the upper bound of the policy corridor in December. Overall daily volumes ...
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November 2021

The CBSL held the policy rates at current levels during the last monetary policy review meeting in November. The call and repo rates ...
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October 2021

The CBSL maintained policy interest rates at their current levels in October. Call and repo rates remained close to the upper bound ...
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September 2021

Money market rates adjusted upward in response to the policy rate hike in August. The call and repo rates converged on the upper ...
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August 2021

The CBSL tightened its monetary policy stance on 19th August by 50 bps becoming the first central bank in the region to do so. The press ...
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July 2021

Call and repo rates climbed ~19 bps converging on 3M T-bill yield as excess liquidity in the money markets continued to dry up during ...
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